In Book 2 of the Daughters of Blessing series, impetuous Sophie Knutson defies her father's request and elopes with Hamre Bjorklund. The dreams that Sophie had of a wonderful life of adventure and romance are dashed when her husband leaves her in Ballard, Washington, alone and pregnant while he is away at sea. Determined to make it alone, Sophie hires on at a fish cannery, only to be fired when she faints. Desperate to return to her family, Sophie journeys back to Blessing, but will her family be willing to take her back in after everything she's done? Lauraine Snelling, paperback, 334 pages.
Defiant Sophie leaves home with her beau, but when tragedy strikes and a heartbroken Sophie wishes to return, she may not be welcome. Daughters of Blessings book 2.
Lauraine Snelling is the award-winning author of more than 70 books, fiction and nonfiction, for adults and young adults. Her books have sold more than 4 million copies. Besides writing books and articles, she teaches at writers' conferences across the country. She and her husband make their home in Tehachapi, California. Learn more at www.laurainesnelling.com.